Nepal travel guide


 

 Short Form: Nepal.
Population27.8 million (2013) 
World Bank
Term for Citizen(s): Nepalese.
Capital: Kathmandu. 

Independence: In 1768 Prithvi Narayan Shah unified a number of states in the Kathmandu Valley under the Kingdom of Gorkha. Nepal recognizes National Unity Day (January 11) to commemorate this achievement.